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image of Bird World : A Bird Book for Children

Bird World : A Bird Book for Children

by Stickney, J.H

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Laird Books
Published
1900
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$30.00

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Boston: Ginn & Company, The Athenaeum Press, 1900. Very Good + in hardcover. 19 by 15 cm. 214 pages. Red illustrated cover. Contains some black and white, as well as a few, color illustrations of birds. Rubbing and wear to edges. Name of former owner on front free blank endpaper. Bright, clean.. Hard Cover.
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William Tell

by Von Schiller, Johann Christoph Friedrich; Carlyle, Thomas [Translator]

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Laird Books
Published
1951
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$65.00

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Zurich: For the Members of the Limited Editions Club, 1951. Near Fine in hardcover in Very Good ++ slipcase. 27 by 20 cm. 164 pages. Limited edition printing - one of 1500 copies - signed by the illustrator. Where there should be a number written, there appears to be the letters L.W.Signed below by illustrator Hog. Contains numerous black and… Read more
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Das Leben Und Leiden Jesu Christi [The Life and Sufferings of Jesus Christ]

by Berg, Joseph

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Laird Books
Published
1910
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$65.00

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Book Co., 1910. Very Good ++ in hardcover. 26 by 19 cm. 307 pages. Large volume. Printed for German immigrants who settled in Wisconsin. Green cover with gilt lettering and illustration on front cover. In German. Cream page marker ribbon. Gilt edging to pages. Rubbing to corners and spine ends. Bright, clean.. Hard Cover.
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image of The Battle of the Rafts and Other Stories of Boyhood in Norway

The Battle of the Rafts and Other Stories of Boyhood in Norway

by Boyesen, H.H

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Laird Books
Published
1894
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$30.00

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London, England: T. Nelson and Sons, 1894. Very Good in hardcover. 19 by 13 cm. 231 pages. Green pictorial cover with gold lettering on front and on spine. Black and white frontispiece. Presentation label inside front cover inscribed from 1895. Wear along spine and to edges. Clean text pages..
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image of Prince De Bulow : L'Homme et Le Milieu, La Politique Exterieure, La Politique Interieure

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Paris: Calmann-Lévy Very Good + in hardcover. 18 by 12 cm. 373 pages. In French. Marbled cover with red leather spine with gilt lettering on spine. Page ribbon marker. Instituational stamp on title page. Notation on front free blank endpaper. Undated. Light wear to corners. Bright, clean..
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$25.00
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The Naval Cadet : A Story of Adventure on Land and Sea

by Stables, Gordon

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Laird Books
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$25.00

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Glasgow, Scotland: Blackie and Son Limited Very Good + in hardcover. 19 by 13 cm. 288 [16] pages. Green illustrated cover with gilt lettering on spine. Green edging to pages. Undated but gilt inscription to former owner on front free blank endpaper dated to 1909. Black and white frontispiece. Contains some black and white illustrations. Light wear to edges. Bright,… Read more
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John-Jack [The Magnet Stories]

by Palmer, Lynde

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Laird Books
Published
1868
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$65.00

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New York: Ward and Drummond, 1868. Very Good + in hardcover. 19 by 13 cm. 320 pages. Green cover with red decoration on front cover and gilt lettering on front and on spine. Rubbing to spine ends and corners. Contains some black and white illustrations. Uncommon publisher. Clean text pages..
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image of Bits from Blinkbonny or Bell O' The Manse : A Tale of Scottish Village Life Between 1844 and 1851

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Toronto: William Briggs, 1885. Very Good + in hardcover. 19 by 13 cm. 301 [12] pages. Blue cover with gilt lettering and decoration on front cover and lettering on spine. Wear along bottom on spine. Black and white frontispiece. Bright, clean..
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$50.00
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British Senators : Or, Political Sketches

by Ritchie, J. Ewing

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Laird Books
Published
1869
Item Price
$40.00

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London, England: Tinsley Brothers, 1869. Very Good + in hardcover. 21 by 14 cm. 426 [2] pages. Red cover with gilt lettering on spine. Green endpapers. Rubbing and wear along edges of cover. Clean text pages..
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$40.00
image of The Ship of the Soul, and Other Papers

The Ship of the Soul, and Other Papers

by Brooke, Stopford A

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Laird Books
Published
1898
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$20.00

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London, England: James Clarke & Co., 1898. Very Good in hardcover. 17 by 11 cm. 118 [16] pages. Stated first edition. Small Books on Great Subjects series, Number XII. Green cover with gilt lettering on front and on spine. Sunning on spine. Deckle page edges. Bright, clean.. First Edition.
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Les Merveilles Celestes Lectures Du Soir

by Flammarion, Camille

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Laird Books
Published
1878
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$35.00

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Paris: Librairie Hachette Et C, 1878. Very Good in hardcover. 18 by 15 cm. 382 pages. In French. Navy cover with gilt lettering and decoration on front cover and on spine. Name of former owner opposite half title page dated to 1880. Red page edges. Fold out map at rear of book is torn but the two parts are present.… Read more
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$35.00
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The Poetical Works of Longfellow

by Longfellow, H. W

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Laird Books
Published
1910
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$35.00

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Toronto: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, 1910. Very Good - in hardcover. 19 by 12 cm. 886 pages. Green leather cover with gilt lettering on front and on spine. Fading to spine and wear to edges. Gilt edging to pages. Bright, clean..
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image of Precious Seed : Discourses By Scottish Worthies

Precious Seed : Discourses By Scottish Worthies

by Various

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Laird Books
Published
1877
Item Price
$350.00

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Edinburgh, Scotland: John Greig & Son, 1877. Very Good in hardcover. 20 by 14 cm. 428 pages. Green cover with black lettering on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Rubbing and wear to edges and spine. Front hinge starting at front and rear endpapers. Black and white frontispiece with tissue paper before title page. Very uncommon. Clean text pages.… Read more
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$350.00
image of Illustrations of Scripture from the Geography, Natural History, and Manners and Customs of the East : Volume 2 : Natural History [Third Edition]

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Edinburgh, Scotland: William Oliphant and Son, 1842. Very Good in hardcover. 18 by 12 cm. 508 [4] pages. Volume 2 of this set: Natural History. Rubbed bblue cover with gilt lettering on spine. Name of former owner on front free blank endpaper dated to 1894. Front and rear hinge starting inside covers. Wear to edges Vintage copy..
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$100.00
image of The Holy War Made By Shaddai Upon Diabolos

The Holy War Made By Shaddai Upon Diabolos

by Bunyan, John

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Laird Books
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$28.00

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London, England: James Nisbet & Co. Very Good + in hardcover. 19 by 13 cm. 343 pages. Blue illustrated cover with gilt lettering on front cover and on spine. Wear to edges. Gift inscription to former owner on front free blank endpaper. Undated but believed to be from 1864. Small chip out of front and rear endpapers. Bright, clean..
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image of Illustrations of Scripture from the Geography, Natural History, and Manners and Customs of the East : Volume 1 : Geography [Third Edition]

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Edinburgh, Scotland: William Oliphant and Son, 1842. Very Good in hardcover. 18 by 12 cm. 554 pages. Volume 1 of this set: Geography. Rubbed brown cover with gilt lettering on spine. Chip at top of spine. Name of former owner on front free blank endpaper dated to 1894. Rear hinge starting inside back cover. Stain on back cover. Vintage copy..… Read more
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$100.00
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Catholic Gems or Treasures of the Church, A Repository of Catholic Instruction and Devotion

by DeLigney, The Very Rev. Francis; Shea, John Gilmary

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Laird Books
Published
1898
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$65.00

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New York: The Office of Catholic Publications, 1898. Good in hardcover. 27 by 21 cm. 626 pages. Dark cover with front and fear covers cracked but attached. Contains numerous full page black and white illustrations. Alson contains some full page color illustrations. Rear pages in the book is a section called Scenes and Events in Sacred History (Illustrated) by Gustav… Read more
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Algebra for Beginners with Numerous Examples

by Todhunter, I

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Laird Books
Published
1876
Item Price
$100.00

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Toronto: Copp, Clarke & Co., 1876. Good + in hardcover. 16 by 11 cm. 328 pages. Brown cover with dark lettering on front cover. Name of former owner on front free blank endpaper dated to 1878. Wear to corners and one spot rubbed off back cover. Clean text pages. Split along top and bottom of spine on exterior. Strong vintage… Read more
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History of the Parish Church of St. Peter at Leeds

by Rusby, James; Simpson, Rev. J.G. [Editor]

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Laird Books
Published
1896
Item Price
$250.00

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Leeds, England: Richard Jackson, 1896. Very Good in hardcover. 35 by 27 cm. 324 pages. Hand numbered copy 71 of only 350 copies that were printed. Large size book which is very collectible. Burgundy cover with gilt lettering on front cover and on spine. Contains many full page black and white illustrations by Herbert Railton. Tear along top of spine,… Read more
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$250.00
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Flowers from the Holy Land

by None Credited

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Laird Books
Item Price
$125.00

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Jerusalem, Israel Very Good in hardcover. 11 by 18 cm. Unusual item. Cover is made of wood held together by a cloth binding. There is no title page. Contains 10 pages of pressed flowers each protected by a sheet of tissue paper. Name of former owner marked out inside front cover. Flowers are all intact..
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$125.00